The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of ATG products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATG over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within ATG (Art Technology Group).

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ATG
Rank 427 398 476
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +78
Contract jobs citing ATG 136 161 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.35% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.74% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 81 62
Average daily rate
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£500 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22446 21846 24533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.50% 46.86% 46.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12730 12205 12861
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1003 1114 1289
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.98 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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ATG
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ATG across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

ATG Jobs Demand Trend in England

ATG
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ATG across the England region.

ATG Daily Rate Trend in England

ATG
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ATG across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

ATG Daily Rate Histogram in England

ATG
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ATG across the England region.

ATG Hourly Rate Trend in England

ATG
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATG within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -28 97 £525 +5.00% 33
West Midlands - 21 - - 2
South East -22 9 £450 +1.40% 1
Yorkshire +7 3 - - 2
East of England -29 3 £375 -11.76%
East Midlands -4 2 £325 -31.57%
North West - - - - 1
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ATG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ATG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ATG.

1 249 (83.56%) E-Commerce
2 190 (63.76%) Retail
3 128 (42.95%) Java
4 115 (38.59%) Oracle
5 91 (30.54%) Agile Software Development
6 83 (27.85%) J2EE
7 79 (26.51%) Endeca
8 64 (21.48%) Scrum
9 63 (21.14%) XML
10 62 (20.81%) HTML
11 59 (19.80%) Subversion
11 59 (19.80%) hybris
12 57 (19.13%) Linux
13 55 (18.46%) Content Management
14 54 (18.12%) Web Services
15 53 (17.79%) Ant
15 53 (17.79%) JBoss
16 52 (17.45%) WebSphere
17 50 (16.78%) WebLogic
18 49 (16.44%) SOAP
19 47 (15.77%) UML
20 45 (15.10%) iPad
21 42 (14.09%) RESTful
22 41 (13.76%) Waterfall
23 40 (13.42%) XSD
24 39 (13.09%) Maven
24 39 (13.09%) TDD
25 37 (12.42%) Continuous Integration
26 36 (12.08%) Perforce
26 36 (12.08%) XSL

ATG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ATG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ATG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 52 (17.45%) WebSphere
2 50 (16.78%) WebLogic
3 27 (9.06%) WebSphere Application Server
4 19 (6.38%) Apache
5 13 (4.36%) CMS
6 12 (4.03%) Adobe CQ
7 11 (3.69%) MQSeries
8 8 (2.68%) SharePoint
8 8 (2.68%) Mule
8 8 (2.68%) Apache Solr
9 7 (2.35%) IBM HTTP Server
10 6 (2.01%) WebLogic Portal
11 5 (1.68%) Oracle Coherence
11 5 (1.68%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.68%) Commerce Server
12 4 (1.34%) ATG Dynamo
13 1 (0.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Mingle
2 1 (0.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (3.69%) Tridion
2 5 (1.68%) Magento
3 3 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle BRM
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.34%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.05%) Internet
2 7 (2.35%) HTTP
3 6 (2.01%) DNS
3 6 (2.01%) SSL
3 6 (2.01%) Intranet
4 2 (0.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.70%) Relational Database
2 12 (4.03%) DB2
3 11 (3.69%) RDBMS
4 7 (2.35%) MongoDB
4 7 (2.35%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.01%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.67%) MySQL
7 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.34%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 59 (19.80%) Subversion
2 53 (17.79%) Ant
3 39 (13.09%) Maven
4 21 (7.05%) Eclipse
5 16 (5.37%) JUnit
6 11 (3.69%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 11 (3.69%) Log4j
6 11 (3.69%) Selenium
6 11 (3.69%) WebDriver
7 10 (3.36%) JIRA
8 9 (3.02%) Grunt
8 9 (3.02%) Bower
8 9 (3.02%) Git (software)
9 6 (2.01%) Introscope
10 2 (0.67%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.67%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.67%) TestNG
10 2 (0.67%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.34%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
General
1 190 (63.76%) Retail
2 20 (6.71%) Finance
3 14 (4.70%) Manufacturing
4 8 (2.68%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.35%) Marketing
6 5 (1.68%) Publishing
7 3 (1.01%) Advertising
7 3 (1.01%) Electronics
8 2 (0.67%) Automotive
8 2 (0.67%) French Language
8 2 (0.67%) Billing
9 1 (0.34%) Back Office
9 1 (0.34%) Banking
Job Titles
1 121 (40.60%) Developer
2 67 (22.48%) Analyst
3 55 (18.46%) Business Analyst
4 52 (17.45%) Architect
5 22 (7.38%) Java Developer
6 18 (6.04%) Solutions Architect
7 15 (5.03%) Consultant
8 14 (4.70%) Agile Business Analyst
8 14 (4.70%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
9 11 (3.69%) Test Analyst
10 10 (3.36%) Project Manager
10 10 (3.36%) Designer
10 10 (3.36%) Front-End Developer
11 9 (3.02%) Technical Test Analyst
11 9 (3.02%) Agile Test Analyst
11 9 (3.02%) Technical Analyst
12 8 (2.68%) E-Commerce Manager
13 7 (2.35%) Oracle Developer
13 7 (2.35%) Administrator
13 7 (2.35%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (27.85%) J2EE
2 63 (21.14%) XML
3 62 (20.81%) HTML
4 54 (18.12%) Web Services
5 49 (16.44%) SOAP
6 42 (14.09%) RESTful
7 40 (13.42%) XSD
8 36 (12.08%) XSL
8 36 (12.08%) WSDL
9 33 (11.07%) JSP
10 25 (8.39%) Struts
11 21 (7.05%) CSS
11 21 (7.05%) Spring
11 21 (7.05%) JSTL
12 20 (6.71%) jQuery
12 20 (6.71%) Servlets
13 19 (6.38%) Ajax
14 17 (5.70%) JDBC
14 17 (5.70%) JMS
14 17 (5.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 45 (15.10%) iPad
2 36 (12.08%) Social Media
3 11 (3.69%) Web 2.0
4 6 (2.01%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (2.01%) Firmware
4 6 (2.01%) PKI
5 4 (1.34%) W3C
6 3 (1.01%) DTV
6 3 (1.01%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.01%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.67%) Open Source
7 2 (0.67%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.67%) Clustering
8 1 (0.34%) NHS
8 1 (0.34%) IPTV
8 1 (0.34%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.34%) FMCG
8 1 (0.34%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 57 (19.13%) Linux
2 20 (6.71%) UNIX
3 13 (4.36%) Solaris
4 11 (3.69%) HPUX
5 6 (2.01%) Nucleus RTOS
6 2 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.34%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (83.56%) E-Commerce
2 91 (30.54%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (21.48%) Scrum
4 55 (18.46%) Content Management
5 47 (15.77%) UML
6 41 (13.76%) Waterfall
7 39 (13.09%) TDD
8 37 (12.42%) Continuous Integration
9 36 (12.08%) ERP
10 29 (9.73%) OO
11 24 (8.05%) Workflow
11 24 (8.05%) CRM
12 18 (6.04%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (5.37%) Data Modelling
14 15 (5.03%) SOA
14 15 (5.03%) Business Analysis
15 14 (4.70%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (4.70%) B2C
16 13 (4.36%) Project Management
16 13 (4.36%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 128 (42.95%) Java
2 35 (11.74%) Groovy
3 33 (11.07%) JavaScript
4 21 (7.05%) SQL
5 19 (6.38%) Perl
6 11 (3.69%) Bash Shell
6 11 (3.69%) XPath
7 8 (2.68%) Python
8 7 (2.35%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.01%) Jython
10 2 (0.67%) Ruby
10 2 (0.67%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (3.69%) ISEB
1 11 (3.69%) ISTQB
2 6 (2.01%) Degree
3 3 (1.01%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.67%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.34%) PMP
5 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.68%) QA
2 2 (0.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (2.01%) CA SiteMinder
1 6 (2.01%) OpenSSO
2 2 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.34%) Puppet
3 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (0.34%) Cacti
3 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.34%) Nagios
Vendors
1 115 (38.59%) Oracle
2 79 (26.51%) Endeca
3 59 (19.80%) hybris
4 53 (17.79%) JBoss
5 36 (12.08%) IBM
5 36 (12.08%) Perforce
6 18 (6.04%) Elastic Path
7 16 (5.37%) Demandware
7 16 (5.37%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (3.69%) Interwoven
8 11 (3.69%) Blue Martini
9 9 (3.02%) SAP
10 7 (2.35%) Adobe
10 7 (2.35%) BEA
11 4 (1.34%) Intershop
12 3 (1.01%) HP
13 2 (0.67%) Microsoft
13 2 (0.67%) Siebel
13 2 (0.67%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.67%) Red Hat
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